Olena Materynska




Olena Materynska

POSITION

Professor at the Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2004 2006 teacher (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)

2006 2012 associate professor (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)

2013 2014 professor (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)

2014 2015 associate professor (Kirovohrad State Pedagogical University, Kirovohrad, Ukraine)

2015 2018 associate professor (Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine)

2018 Present professor (Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine)

2018 Present Expert of the Scientific Council at the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine for the scientific expertise of the research projects and technical (experimental) studies

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

1999 2004 Graduate student (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine), Master Degree in Philology and Translation

2005 PhD (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)

2009 2012 Doctorate (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)

2013 Doctor of Philological Sciences (Donetsk National University, Donetsk, Ukraine)


Germanic languages and translation in the cross-cultural context

Research Fields:
Social Sciences, general

Previous and Current Research

ur studies are aimed at establishing the model for a holistic description of different processes in the Germanic languages, researching the lexical system of the languages under analysis, highlighting the peculiarities of the language perception and categorization, studying the translation paths in the cross-cultural context. We are interested in treating all the linguistic problems from a viewpoint of interdisciplinary and synergetic approach, dwelling upon the differences and similarities revealed, observing the regularities of the language development as a whole.

Future Projects and Goals

Ecolinguistics and media ecology, research of the manipulative strategies in mass media and translations; interdisciplinary synergetic approaches to linguistic and translational studies in the cross-cultural context.

Methodological and Technical Expertise

  •  Linguistic and comparative linguo-cultural analyses
  • All approaches for providing systematic linguistic analysis of the lexical system of the Germanic languages, their terminological system and morphosyntactic peculiarities
  • Discourse analysis, research of the European legal standards, interdisciplinary approaches revealing main translation paths and techniques in different types of text

Research Projects and Grants

2020 -  Present Project Executant within the scientific project "Ecolinguistic Modes of Ukrainian Discursive Space in the European Multicultural Continuum" (registration number 2020.02 / 0241) supported by the National Research Foundation of Ukraine

2018 Present coordinator of the GIP project between the Ruhr-University in Bochum, Germany and the Institute of Philology at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

2019, 2018 Scholarships within the GIP project between the Ruhr-University in Bochum, Germany  and the Institute of Philology at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, supported by DAAD;

2016 DAAD Summer School Perspectives for young researchers in Science and Education, Essen, Germany; Strasbourg, France);

2011, 2010 Research grant, congress of the Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung, Munich, Germany;

2009  Research grant at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster within the GIP-partnership, DAAD, Münster, Germany

Awards

2012  Prize for the young scientists of the Donetsk oblast

2015  Prize of Verchovna Rada of Ukraine for young scientists for the achievements in the field of fundamental and applied sciences (for the year 2014)

Membership in Associations, Editorial boards, other activities

2020 In charge of the PhD programm (035 Philology) at the Institute of philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine)

2021  In charge of  grants and scientific topics at the Institute of philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine)

2021 Member of the the Institute of General Semantics

2019  Member of the Scientific Board of the Index Copernicus Journal Linguistische Treffen in Wroclaw, Poland

2021 Member of the Editorial Board of the Bulletin of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Literary studies. Linguistics. Folklore studies 

2021 Member of the Editorial Board of the academic journal of the Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv Linguistic and Conceptual Views of the World

2021 Member of the Editorial Board of the academic journal of the Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv Style and Translation

2016 - Present Vice President of the Association of Ukrainian Germanists (AUG) (https://udgv.org/)

2015-2019 Expert of the scientific council 26.133.08 for the defense of the PhD. thesis at the Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University

Collaboration:

   Ruhr-University in Bochum, Germany (Prof. Dr. Rothstein B., Prof. Dr. Straub J.);

   University Duisburg Essen (Prof. Dr. Roll H.);

   Leipzig University (Prof. Dr.  Altmayer C.);

   Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen (Prof. Dr. Schamma Schahadat)

Selected Publications

1.      Materynska, O. Typologie der Körperteilbenennungen: [Monographie / [Hgg. Andrzej Kątny, Katarzyna Lukas, Czesława Schatte]. Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New-York, Oxford, Warszawa, Wien: Peter Lang, 2012, 246 S. (Danziger Beiträge zur Germanistik. Bd. 41.). DOI: https://doi.org/10.3726/978-3-653-02275-9/1

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3.      , . . (NIE)literackie przygody ciała, Tom IV serii Problemy współczesnej humanistyki [Red. nauk. t. Monika Żmudzka, Mariya Bracka]. GdańskKijów: Wydawnictwo Athenae Gedanenses, 2018, C. 109 -122. ISBN tomu IV 978-83-64706-46-2 ( ).

4.      Materynska, O. Das anthropomorphe Bild des Krieges in den Deutschen und Ukrainischen Massenmedien. Lingua Montenegrina, 2019, Vol. 24, 153-167. http://www.fcjk.me/lingua-montenegrina (Web of Science Core Collection)

5.      Materynska, O. Semantic relation of meronymy in languages of different structure (case study of semantics of body part names). Advanced Education, 2019, Vol. 12, 256-264. DOI: https://doi.org/10.20535/2410-8286.154883 (Web of Science Core Collection)

6. Borys, D. & Materynska, O. Poreionymic backronyms: Ambit, formation, and diversity. In Lege artis. Language yesterday, today, tomorrow. The journal of University of SS Cyril and Methodius in Trnava. Trnava: University of SS Cyril and Methodius in Trnava, 2020, Vol. (2), p. 2-52. ISSN 2453-8035; (Web of Science Core Collection), https://lartis.sk/issue-2-2020/

7. Materynska O.. Teil-Ganzes-Relationen im kontrastiven Vergleich (am Beispiel der Körperteilbenennungen in den germanischen und slawischen Sprachen). Annals of the University of Craiova. Series Philology. Linguistics, 2021, XLIII, Vol. 1-2. S. 391-407. (Scopus). https://litere.ucv.ro/litere/en/content/annals-university-craiova-series-philology-linguistics

8.      Materynska O.,  Anthropozentrische Darstellung und Rezeption des Krieges im Deutschen und Ukrainischen.Conference Proceedings of Liepāja University The Word: Aspects of Research, 2021, Vol. 25, S. 323-332. https://dom.lndb.lv/data/obj/966091.html

9.    Materynska, O. Translating anthropomorphic metaphors of war: an ecolinguistic approach, Proceedings of the International Research-to-Practice Conference for Translators, Young Scholars and Students TITA 2020, SHS Web of Conferences. 2021. Volume 105, 12 pages, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1051/shsconf/202110501004

10.   Materynska O., Paslawska A. ( ) Deutsche Sprache in der Ukraine: aktueller Stand und neue Tendenzen. In: Verbindungen: Deutsch-ukrainische Germanistiken im Dialog, Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2021, S. 77-97. https://www.winter-verlag.de/de/detail/978-3-8253-4875-5/Ivanytska_ua_Hg_Verbindungen/



Contacts

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Phone: +38 067 624 21 44


E-mail: o.materynska@knu.ua